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Table 5 Percentage of women who had post-delivery complications (massive vaginal bleeding (PPH) and very high fever) by their length of stay after childbirth at health facility, India, 2015–16

From: Length of stay after childbirth in India: a comparative study of public and private health institutions

Duration of stay (in days)VaginalCesareanPublicPrivate
PPHFeverPPHFeverPPHFeverPPHFever
019.318.827.220.720.319.718.516.4
118.614.822.316.119.115.517.913.2
219.013.226.220.919.614.119.012.2
318.712.119.313.918.412.519.811.5
424.813.522.111.826.614.821.010.9
521.412.620.512.222.513.119.911.9
621.015.118.413.319.414.318.913.4
721.414.220.913.721.114.020.913.6
8 & more23.315.225.616.322.914.827.317.3
Total19.314.621.914.419.915.220.013.3
N28,00823,7116341459019,41515,65879995775